French actor Jacques Bergerac has died at the age of 87.

Bergerac, who was married to actresses Ginger Rogers and Dorothy Malone, passed away on 15 June (14) in France.

He began his career in 1954 in a movie titled Twist of Fate opposite Rogers and went on to star in several movies and Tv shows, including Gigi, Les Girls, The Hypnotic Eye, Alfred Hitchcock Presents and Batman.

In 1957, he received the Golden Globe Award for Foreign Newcomer.

Bergerac left acting in the 1970's and became an executive at the Revlon Cosmetics company.

He is survived by his two daughters with Malone - Mimi and Diane.